WILD

wild

1. [Adjective]: in a natural state; not tamed or domesticated or cultivated; "wild geese"; "edible wild plants"

2. [Adjective]: marked by extreme lack of restraint or control; "wild ideas"; "wild talk"; "wild originality"; "wild parties"

3. [Noun]: a wild primitive state untouched by civilization; "he lived in the wild"

4. [Noun]: a wild and uninhabited area

5. [Adverb]: in a wild or undomesticated manner; "growing wild"; "roaming wild"

6. [Adverb]: in an uncontrolled and rampant manner; "weeds grew rampantly around here"

7. without civilizing influences; "barbarian invaders"; "barbaric practices"; "a savage people"; "fighting is crude and uncivilized especially if the weapons are efficient"-Margaret Meade; "wild tribes"

8. deviating widely from an intended course; "a wild bullet"; "a wild pitch"

9. (of colors or sounds) intensely vivid or loud; "a violent clash of colors"; "her dress was a violent red"; "a violent noise"; "wild colors"; "wild shouts"

10. produced without being planted or without human labor; "wild strawberries"

11. (of the elements) as if showing violent anger; "angry clouds on the horizon"; "furious winds"; "the raging sea"

12. not subjected to control or restraint; "a piano played with a wild exuberance"- Louis Bromfield

13. located in a dismal or remote area; desolate; "a desert island"; "a godforsaken wilderness crossroads"; "a wild stretch of land"; "waste places"

14. in a state of extreme emotion; "wild with anger"; "wild with grief"

15. talking or behaving irrationally; "a raving lunatic"

Similar words to 'wild'

Opposite words to 'wild'

1. tame

2. tamed

3. tame


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